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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185124
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:30-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk V
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BL619
C/n / msn: ZD-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Abbeville -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Weald
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire BL619 - Missing on sweep to Abbeville. Aircraft was damaged by Bf 109s of JG 26 and belly-landed in a field near Abbeville. 30-4-1942.
Pilot Sgt Leslie Gordon Rowe (RAFVR No.1198670) - Missing. - POW
Date of Death given as 29-4-1945.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
RAF 222 Sqn ORB


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Mar-2016 20:44 Nepa Added
05-Mar-2016 12:37 Next Updated [Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2016 13:38 Lorenzo Lamas Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Mar-2016 13:58 J.Cryer Updated [Operator]

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